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WATCH: Karoo lion ‘in jail’ after his famous escape

The so-far unnamed lion has broken Sylvester’s record for the amount of time he evaded capture. The lion who escaped from the Karoo National Park near...

FS plagued by bucket toilets

Inequality in relation to access to safe water and sanitation in South Africa continues to be a cause for concern. According to a progress report...

New chefs on the block

The FBI Chef School in Bloemfontein held its 12th annual School Chef of the Year competition on 4 August 2018 at the FBI Campus....

State funds, official’s handbag with R65k ‘missing’ at NC municipality

A safe containing municipal funds and an official’s handbag with R65 000 inside have gone missing at the Kai !Garib municipality in Kakamas, Northern Cape. Democratic...

KimberleyShutdown: ANC posts bail for Kimberley violent protesters

The ANC is paying bail for 47 of the community members that were arrested during violent service delivery protests in Kimberley, Northern Cape last...

Dikgatlong Municipality to face 14-hour power outage

The Dikgatlong Municipality in the Northern Cape will face a 14-hour power interruption as of tomorrow due to non-payment of their Eskom debt. Eskom spokesperson,...

Colder weather expected after rain

Most Bloemfontein residents woke up to some rain this morning, with colder temperatures approaching us. Toni Rossouw from the Bloemfontein Weather Services, says rain will...

Two FS municipalities counted among top 10 irregular spenders

Matjhabeng Local Municipality and Mangaung Metro Municipality in the Free State are among the top 10 municipalities with high irregular expenditure. Auditor-General, Kimi Makwetu, said...

Road fatalities over Easter holidays up by 14% from last year

A total of 510 fatalities were recorded from 29 March to 9 April 2018, an increase from 449 who died in the same period...

YES Programme set to provide green job opportunities for youth

The Wildlife & Environment Society of SA (Wessa) has announced the launch of the National Department of Environmental Affairs' Youth Environmental Services (Yes) Programme...

Hot temperatures expected across central SA

Warmer temperatures are expected in the north-western parts of the Free State, with temperatures reaching up to 36 degrees this weekend. Upington in the Northern...

Three farmers shot dead in South Africa in one day

Police in the Northern Cape have arrested a 32-year-old farm worker after he had allegedly shot dead a farmer in thedie Griekwastad district. Police...

Salga members’ assembly to convene in NC and FS

The South African Local Government Association (Salga) in the Northern Cape and the Free State will host its annual Provincial Members’ Assembly this week....

Weather service warns against open fires

The South African Weather Service warns against making open fires as they can lead to runaway veld fires. The bureau warns that high chances of...

Four die in Upington accident

Four people were killed, including two children, and six others injured late last night when a van and light motor vehicle collided head-on on...

SA Men of the Year launched

Men from the Free State and Northern Cape showed up in their numbers to attend an awareness workshop by the South African Men of...

Kuruman/Daniëlskuil road remains closed

The Northern Cape Department of Roads and Public Works says the road heading to the massive sinkhole located on the R31 between Kuruman and...

Man who defrauded central SA grain farmers worked alone

The Hawks in the Free State say a Pretoria businessman who allegedly defrauded grain farmers in central South Africa of millions of rands was...